4,425 ft
Distance
32 ft
Climb
-196 ft
Descent
00:09:05
Avg time

Raven Details

  • Riding Area
    Ridge Runner
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Spring to early Fall.
  • Global Ranking
    #19302 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2015

Best Access is right across from "Black Hole" by the Rock Quarry. Trail crosses over 2 old access road. Then travels into forest and by a beaver pond and exits onto another logging access road below Whiskey Lake.
Note:The lower portion by the beaver pond can become very wet and sometimes impassable without becoming drenched during the heavy rain season.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Raven bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -164 ft
  • Altitude min
    755 ft
  • Altitude max
    929 ft
  • Altitude start
    925 ft
  • Altitude end
    761 ft
  • Grade
    -3.706%
  • Grade max
    -14.151%
  • Grade min
    8.171%
  • Distance climb
    958 ft
  • Distance down
    2,788 ft
  • Distance flat
    526 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:05
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:58
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Status:
on Jan 5, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Raven Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 5, 2019 @ 5:30pm
      Jan 5, 2019
      Lots of trees down near the beaver dam. Flooding and major blowdown
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 8:39am
      Dec 30, 2018
      Nov 28, 2018 @ 10:11am
      Nov 28, 2018
      Nov 26, 2018 @ 2:32pm
      Nov 26, 2018
      They are logging the far end of Raven exiting to Raven Two. Completely un-rideable. Covered in logs.
      Nov 12, 2018 @ 8:32am
      Nov 12, 2018
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 81 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 690 rides
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      Photos

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      Jan 5, 2019 @ 5:32pm
      Jan 5, 2019
      Raven, My City
      4 |
      Jan 5, 2019 @ 5:31pm
      Jan 5, 2019
      Raven, My City

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